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Software Developer - TS/SCI Clearance Required

Date:  Sep 14, 2021

Fairfax, VA, US

Requisition ID:  31206


Businesses are built by the experiences they provide, and every day millions of those experiences are delivered by Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE: AVYA). Avaya is shaping what's next for the future of work, with innovation and partnerships that deliver game-changing business benefits. Our cloud communications solutions and multi-cloud application ecosystem power personalized, intelligent, and effortless customer and employee experiences to help achieve strategic ambitions and desired outcomes. Together, we are committed to help grow your business by delivering Experiences that Matter. Learn more at www.avaya.com.


Applicants must already located in the United States and this role is not eligible for sponsorship.  Must be a United States citizen holding Top Secret Clearance with full scope polygraph.  This is an onsite role so candidate must be located in or within a commutable distance to Fairfax, VA.  Overall responsibility of developing testing strategy and plans with our client, cross-service teams and third-party partners. Requires a deep understanding and extensive experience with Avaya architecture, design, implementation and testing in support of architecture designs to be consumed for global deployments. It's a constantly evolving field, and the job requires someone who can stay on top of the latest trends and technologies.


  • Ability to break down very large, complex problems into manageable tasks
  • Strong problem-solving and pattern recognition skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate complex, technical findings through documentation
  • Ability to write software code
  • Ability to gather requirements from various sources, including end customers.
  • Creativity in solving complex problems with limited resources
  • Ability to maintain focus and direction with ambiguous requirements




  • C/C++ programming
  • Linux, Linux Kernel modules/drivers
  • Network Programming- TCP/IP protocols, BSD socket API, VOIP applications and protocols
  • Ability to document and explain technical details clearly



  • Full time position working in Fairfax, VA



  • Bachelor’s Degree (B.S.) in Computing Engineering or related field
  • Proficient in one or more Object Oriented programming language such as C++
  • Development experience in Windows and Linux Operating Systems
  • Proficiency in written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivated with a strong desire to learn
  • Ability to meet deadlines on individual tasks
  • Top Secret/SCI clearance with full scope Polygraph
  • Must be a U.S. citizen


5 - 8 Years of Experience


Bachelor degree or equivalent experience


Avaya is an Equal Opportunity employer and a U.S. Federal Contractor. Our commitment to equality is a core value of Avaya. All qualified applicants and employees receive equal treatment without consideration for race, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran or any other protected characteristic. In general, positions at Avaya require the ability to communicate and use office technology effectively. Physical requirements may vary by assigned work location. This job brief/description is subject to change. Nothing in this job description restricts Avaya right to alter the duties and responsibilities of this position at any time for any reason. You may also review the Avaya Global Privacy Policy, accessible at https://www.avaya.com/en/privacy/policy/ and applicable Privacy Statement relevant to this job posting accessible at https://www.avaya.com/en/documents/info-applicants.pdf. For Job Postings within European GDPR Countries you can access this document for additional Data Privacy Information: https://www.avaya.com/en/documents/gdpr-info-applicants.pdf

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